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LG Tab-Book Ultra Z160 and Tab-Book H160 hands-on

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Here at CES 2013, LG's introing a brand-new Windows 8 line: the Tab-Book and Tab-Book Ultra. As you may be able to tell from the naming convention, the devices are intended to offer the best of both worlds, offering a convertible slider form factor and, in the case of...
LG Tab-Book Ultra Z160 and Tab-Book H160 hands-on

Windows 8: The disastrous result of Microsoft's gutless equivocation

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This is it. Today, Microsoft will release Windows 8, the fat fruit of more than three years of last-gasp labor to produce an operating system that can ensure Microsoft’s continued relevancy in a touch-oriented world. With PC sales stalled, and smartphones and tablets on target to outsell PCs in the...
Windows 8: The disastrous result of Microsoft's gutless equivocation

The Enterprise Tablet Party Is Over For Apple

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In 2010, Apple captivated PC users with the release of the iPad. The thin and light tablet with exceptional battery life, ease of use and attractive design became the must-have mobile device for many corporate executives and employees. With nothing comparable in the Windows PC world, Apple had the business...
The Enterprise Tablet Party Is Over For Apple
Review: NYNE's NB-250 rubberized Bluetooth speaker, ultimate portability meets superior sound quality

Deals of the Day (1-31-2012)

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While eBay is often a good place to look for new or used gadgets, sometimes it's nice to know you're buying from an established company and not just some random dude. Fortunately a number of retailers sell extra inventory on eBay from time to time, so you get the best...
Deals of the Day (1-31-2012)

HoneyBook is the Prezi of weddings with service aimed at helping share your special day photos

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A couple’s wedding day is perhaps one of the most important days of anyone’s life, and finding ways to share that happy occasion with as many friends and family members as one has is really important. Presentation and design are really important and need to stand out. HoneyBook, an UpWest...
HoneyBook is the Prezi of weddings with service aimed at helping share your special day photos
Google gets into market research, turns online surveys into paywall replacements

Two groups to cooperate on high-speed wireless internet standards

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Two wireless internet groups have decided to cooperate on standards, paving the way for consumers to access high-speed wireless networks without compatibility problems. Those next-generation wireless networks will be critical for moving high-definition video around homes using wireless instead of wired networks. The Wi-Fi Alliance, which represents existing wireless...
Two groups to cooperate on high-speed wireless internet standards
RightSignature Might Let Me Finally Toss Out My Scanner
Keyboard die-hards rejoice: AT&T offers BlackBerry Q10 for $199 with contract

Sharp reportedly getting cozy with Hon Hai Precision, helping to make phone and tablet LCDs in Chengdu

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If we believe Japan's Nikkei, the decision by Hon Hai Precision Industry (that is, Foxconn's daddy) to buy a stake in Sharp was really just the start of a long, torrid love affair in LCD production. While Hon Hai is getting the rosy side of the deal for Sharp's...
Sharp reportedly getting cozy with Hon Hai Precision, helping to make phone and tablet LCDs in Chengdu

Rackspace Buys Up SharePoint911 To Gird For Cloud Fight

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Rackspace US has acquired SharePoint911, one of the leading consultants on Microsoft SharePoint, and will add SharePoint hosting and consulting services to its cloud, VentureWire has learned. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Terms of the acquisition are not disclosed, although they are not material to Rackspace. The deal is expected to boost...
Rackspace Buys Up SharePoint911 To Gird For Cloud Fight
Tesla makes it easier for you to buy a Model S -- sort of

Vevo's new live TV channel: it's all about devices

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Vevo took another step towards becoming a full-on music TV network Tuesday with the launch of Vevo TV, a 24-hour live stream of curated programming. The channel is using MTV-like VJs, and is at launch available on the web as well as on mobile devices, Roku boxes and Xbox 360...
Vevo's new live TV channel: it's all about devices
Samsung unveils Series 5 Ultra touch ultrabook

Intel Ivy Bridge Tested: Full Benchmark Results Revealed

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  We want notebooks so sleek you lift them with a finger, but we also want gobs of power. And Intel hopes it has found a way to give us the best of both worlds with Ivy Bridge, a new breed of ......
Intel Ivy Bridge Tested: Full Benchmark Results Revealed

Starbucks Payment App Goes Viral, But One-Size-Fits-One Is Doomed

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Starbucks has finally expanded beyond Seattle and Silicon Valley with its iPhone payment app — not to their countless urban enclaves which cater to the hip and Wi-Fi-deprived but at 1,000 in-store Target locations, where shopping carts and restless kids are the norm. That means that the vast majority of...
Starbucks Payment App Goes Viral, But One-Size-Fits-One Is Doomed
Best of both worlds: Setting up Wi-Fi for iOS on 2.4 and 5GHz

Box announces it has over 14 million users with 92% of Fortune 500 companies using service

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Aaron Levie took the stage today at Box’s second annual Boxworks conference to give an address about the company and its future, complete with his humorous commentary. From jokes about Google+, Oracle, and even coming out dancing to “Gangnam Style”, Levie shared some amazing statistics. A lot has changed since...
Box announces it has over 14 million users with 92% of Fortune 500 companies using service

Apple's A6 Chip Confirmed to Carry Triple-Core Graphics

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As part of its report on Apple's custom ARM chip design for the A6 found in the iPhone 5, AnandTech speculated that the improved graphics performance in the iPhone 5 was achieved through the use of a triple-core PowerVR SGX 543MP3 graphics processing unit (GPU) rather than doubling the clock...
Apple's A6 Chip Confirmed to Carry Triple-Core Graphics
Google BBS lets you search today's web from yesterday's interface

Steve Ballmer During Reid Hoffman Interview: People Are Having Their "Oh" Moment With Surface

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At the Churchill Club in Santa Clara, two tech titans sat down to have a conversation. LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman interviewed Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer at an event with “tech influencers and innovators”, and a bunch of of us press folk. Ballmer is riding on the release of Windows 8,...
Steve Ballmer During Reid Hoffman Interview: People Are Having Their "Oh" Moment With Surface

Streaming Radio Service 8tracks Relaunches On iPhone: App Rebuilt From Ground-Up With New Look, Better Music Discovery

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Streaming music startup 8tracks is officially relaunching its iPhone application today, which offers a much-needed (and really well done) user interface revamp. For those who remember the earlier version of the app out last year, it will be as if you’re getting a brand-new application altogether. 8tracks 2.0, as the update is being...
Streaming Radio Service 8tracks Relaunches On iPhone: App Rebuilt From Ground-Up With New Look, Better Music Discovery

Samsung brings out Galaxy S III Developer Edition for Verizon, answers the call for an unlockable bootloader

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We didn't have too many reservations about the Galaxy S III for Verizon in stock form. Anyone who's been eager to load new firmware, however, has been up in arms over the particularly locked down bootloader that Big Red (but no other US carrier so far) demands. Enter the...
Samsung brings out Galaxy S III Developer Edition for Verizon, answers the call for an unlockable bootloader

Verizon and Redbox team up to launch streaming and physical media service later this year

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It once was a rumor but now it's real: Verizon and Redbox are joining forces on what is said to be the "best of both worlds" -- a service that will offer both physical media and streaming content for subscribers. Details are slim at this point but the supposed...
Verizon and Redbox team up to launch streaming and physical media service later this year

AT&T to Offer Samsung's Android-Based Galaxy Camera

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AT&T said on Thursday that it plans to carry Samsung’s Galaxy Camera, an Android-based point-and-shoot with built-in 4G wireless. The point-and-shoot camera market has been hit hard. Smartphones increasingly replace traditional cameras as consumers prefer the ability to immediately tweak and share their photos over such things as image quality,...
AT&T to Offer Samsung's Android-Based Galaxy Camera

How to use Boot Camp with Lion

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Many people switching from Windows PCs to the Mac worry that they must leave the Windows world--and the files they've created in it--completely behind. And for those who need to run application not found on the Mac or who just can't bear doing without a favorite Windows-only game or two,...
How to use Boot Camp with Lion

David Karp: Facebook and Twitter pushes more traffic to Tumblr than Google

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Tumblr’s CEO David Karp spoke to Crunchfund’s MG Siegler today at Techcrunch Disrupt about the current status of the company he founded in 2007 and dropped some interesting knowledge. One of the interesting things to note is that the pair announced that Crunchfund is now an investor in Tumblr, which...
David Karp: Facebook and Twitter pushes more traffic to Tumblr than Google
Braven 850 Bluetooth speaker will play your tunes and charge your iPad at the same time

Ditch Desktop Apps for Webapps, Free Up RAM, and Enjoy the Best of Both Worlds [Webapps]

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Ditch Desktop Apps for Webapps, Free Up RAM, and Enjoy the Best of Both Worlds [Webapps]
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